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What is Next for Moneyball Philosophy?(Daryll)

When the book Moneyball by Michael Lewis came out in 2003, it illuminated what Billy Beane had been doing in Oakland in helping a small market team with less money than everyone else make the playoffs in consecutive years and at one point even win 20 games in a row. 1,087 more words

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Does Every Team Need a Troy Terry? Quantifying the Value of a ‘Shootout Specialist’

This article is being co-posted on NHLNumbers as well as on my own site, OriginalSixAnalytics.com. Find me @OrgSixAnalytics on twitter.

 Troy Terry. Jonathan Toews. T.J. 1,380 more words

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Thinking Moneyball in CRE

Moneyball is one of my favorite books about business operations. When you exist in a highly competitive environment it is in your best interests to think about the landscape differently than your competition. 332 more words

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The Undoing Project proves imminently readable...for adults

Set outside of any real sense of constant place, The Undoing Project: A Friendship that Changed Our Minds by Michael Lewis is a nonfiction telling of how Israeli psychologists Amos Tversky and Daniel Kahneman went about identifying previously unrecognized patterns of systematic human irrationality. 407 more words

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Michael Lewis' The Undoing Project: How do ER surgeons avoid dumb, deadly mistakes? Ask their doctor.

Over a decade ago Michael Lewis published Moneyball, a book that examined the unlikely success of the small-market Oakland A’s baseball team and their idiosyncratic general manager, Billy Beane. 1,709 more words

“I think I’m in love…again.” —Andre Benjamin

I think I have found a new addiction. Or at least I have found a healthy outlet to unload my lifelong infatuation with statistics and numbers. 1,099 more words

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